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>> Covfefe, covfefe.>> US President Donald Trump loves to brag about the size of his crowds but he may be less enthused about the popularity of this exhibit. Lines stretching down the block on the opening and only weekend of the Donald J. Trump Presidential Twitter library. Put on by Comedy Central's The Daily Show, the space just around the corner from Trump Tower in Manhattan curating the 140-character quips of the 45th president.
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>> It's about giving context to the tweets, not absorbing them one bite at a time, but rather looking at them as a body of work.>> The exhibit opened Friday and due to popular demand, extended its hours to Saturday and Sunday for its three day run. The most famous tweets, such as covfefe, framed in gold.
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Others grouped by categories such as Trump's meditations on soda. His attacks on celebrities, and the many things he's deemed sad.>> We believe that his craziness should be seen clearly, and these tweets show that craziness.>> Guests could monitor how often he mentions his family members, Ivanka, 500 times, Tiffany, 7.
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One section Trump versus Trump showcased his uncanny habit of tweeting statements contradicting his own earlier tweets.>> They're hilarious and iconic and I am so happy that they're put in some place for everyone to view.>> The exhibit featured a live feed of the president's Twitter account with a wailing siren every time he posted an update.
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The event was free but fleeting. Comedy Central writing that after Sunday, it will close forever. Sad.